Category : Education

- 5 months ago

A. Eugene Washington Gets a Vote of Confidence at Duke University

A. Eugene Washington, chancellor for health affairs and president and CEO of the Duke University Health System, has been reappointed to a second five-year term beginning July 1, 2020. When making the announcement of Dr. Washington’s reappointme...

- 5 months ago

Two African American Men Appointed to Positions as Deans

Donald Easton-Brooks is the new dean of the College of Education at the University of Nevada, Reno. From 2015 to 2019, he was the dean of the School of Education at the University of South Dakota. Dr. Easton-Brooks previously was dean of the Colleges...

- 5 months ago

Bobbi Knight Chosen to Lead Miles College in Fairfield, Alabama

The board of trustees of Miles College in Fairfield, Alabama, has chosen Bobbi Knight to serve as interim president. She will take office on September 1 and serve while a search for a permanent president is undertaken. Miles College enrolls 1,650 stu...

- 5 months ago

Four Black Scholars Appointed to New Posts in Academia

Gbemende Johnson, an associate professor of government at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, was awarded tenure. Dr. Johnson’s research explores the litigation of executive privilege in the federal courts. She joined the faculty at the coll...